Apple 'Sweet Society' Malus domestica 'Sweet Society' (D)
'Sweet Society' is a dessert apple in pollination group 4. The flowers are pale pink and the fruit is greenish-yellow with red flush. It has an aromatic, Cox-like flavour, though it can be a shy cropper. It was named for the bicentenary of the RHS in 2004
About this plant
apple 'Sweet Society'
Malus 'Sweet Society'
apples according to age and training form; spur bearer
Loam, Sand, SoilClay
- Suitable locations
Wall-side Borders Cottage & Informal Garden
Propagate by chip budding or grafting onto a clonal rootstock for fruit. The rootstock used will largely determine the vigour of the tree
Aphids, woolly aphid, rosy apple aphid, fruit tree red spider mite, mussel scale, codling moth and winter moth caterpillars are the main pests on edible apples
May be affected by apple canker, apple scab, powdery mildews, blossom wilt and honey fungus